The Red Wing Police Department is asking residents for help identifying the owner of a dog tha tbit a man Friday afternoon.
A 46-year-old man was walking near West Fourth and Franklin streets just before 5:30 when a dog lunged at him. The man put up his arm to defend himself and the dog bit his forearm, leaving puncture wounds.
The dog is described as 85 to 90 pounds, all black and with long hair. The man said the dog looked similar to a Newfoundland, but smaller. The dog was wearing a silver collar with tags.
Anyone with information should call the police at 651-385-3155.